In addition to the difficulties in the delivery and access to pedagogical content, the closure of schools due to the Covid-19 pandemic bred another consequence, especially for children: lack of social stimulation and interaction with their peers. This reality was even more challenging for children… Read More »How games support interaction between children with and without disabilities
Children’s logical reasoning is a process of thought structuring carried out according to the rules of logic. It allows children to develop and solve their problems better, as well as helping them to reflect and make decisions. Therefore, the more children are trained in this… Read More »Children’s logical reasoning: How can we stimulate it?
Educational institutions need to invest in children’s games, as they are great learning tools. They can motivate children and even teenagers, getting them involved in the game and absorbing different types of knowledge, such as mathematical, linguistic, and cultural knowledge. Moreover, as this is a… Read More »Children’s games as learning tools
Some people see it as a negative thing to give a videogame to children, however, when well used, these resources are excellent allies for a child’s development and learning. This is because several skills are stimulated through the right games. Therefore, parents need to be… Read More »Videogames for children: How to use them in a productive way?
Playing videogames has become one of the main types of leisure activities among children nowadays. Although we often speak about the risks involved when people spend long periods of time playing videogames, some people and there is also research that supports the positive role of… Read More »The Role of Videogames in Child Development
Reading books in English or a foreign language and watching series and films in their original versions have already become popular ways for people to practise the language and improve their level. However, we are far from having the same attitude towards videogames. Effectively, most… Read More »Videogames – a great tool to improve our English and foreign language learning
It is important to remember that play is an important part of every child’s day. The best way for children to learn is through play. As a result of playing games, children learn new knowledge, vocabulary (sometimes in a foreign language as a number of… Read More »The Benefits of Video Games for Children
In general, and for a large part of the population, mathematics is often seen as an arduous, testing and tedious task, requiring a certain degree of logic in order to be able to problem solve. The fact is, we are all very different and not… Read More »Is it Possible to Learn Maths Through Games?
It is time for education to evolve and start betting on modern and interactive methods such as video games to get children’s attention. It is a fact that educational games have a positive impact during the learning process of our kids. Children retain more easily… Read More »Video games and the future of education
Discover how children can learn music through video games and all the benefits hidden in a game console. Music provides our brain with many benefits such as concentration, attention and memory. That is why, having an early music education is important for kids and essential… Read More »Are music video games an alternative to learning an instrument?